Measurement

Measurement Hall of Fame Roundtable: The Fear Is Gone, Now Let’s Get Down to Business

March 26th, 2012 by

PR News’ Measurement Hall of Fame inductees, class of 2012, discuss the effects of social media on PR measurement, moving from outputs to outcomes and more.

Trust in Financial Services Rises, But Still Ranks Low

March 20th, 2012 by

The latest annual global survey from Edelman finds that the financial services industry still has a long way to go in regaining consumer faith.

Focus Your PR Measurement Strategy on What You Can Influence

March 15th, 2012 by

Measurement objectives for media relations pros should not emphasize factors that are out of their control, says Evan Welsh, SAP’s director of global media relations.

March Madness Social Media Rankings: Kansas Outshines Duke

March 15th, 2012 by

Schwartz MSL’s 2012 social media power rankings show which schools have built strong followings for their teams on social media.

High-Profile Brands Have Low Market Value Problems

March 13th, 2012 by

A survey of more than 10,000 senior business decision makers showed that La-Z-Boy, Chiquita Brands International and Ruby Tuesday are highly recognizable brands, but have low market value.

Facebook Users Receive More, Give Less; Robust Sites Lift In-Store Sales; Social Media and Software Industry

March 9th, 2012 by

▶ Facebook Users Receiveth More, Giveth Less: A Feb. 2012 Pew Internet study that combines server logs of Facebook activity with survey data finds that over one month, 40% of average Facebook users made a

PRIME Research’s Mark Weiner Dispels Some PR Measurement Myths

March 7th, 2012 by

In advance of PR News’ April 18 Measurement Conference in Washington, D.C., PRIME Research’s Mark Weiner shares insight into how to prove the value of PR to the C-suite.

Tip Sheet: How to Choose a Monitoring & Measurement Firm

March 5th, 2012 by

Measurement expert Angela Jeffrey helps you clear a pathway through the maze of monitoring companies.

PR News Q&A With Buddy Media’s Michael Jaindl: It’s Time for Timeline

March 1st, 2012 by

Facebook’s Timeline is an opt-in feature for brands—until March 30, when all profile pages make the switchover. Communicators have little time to waste in preparation, says Buddy Media’s chief client officer.

PR News Q&A With Jason Forget: Focus on Business Outcomes, Not Campaign Outputs

February 29th, 2012 by

In advance of PR News’ April 18 PR Measurement Conference, GE Energy’s Jason Forget shares tips on how to establish a PR measurement program that ties into organizational goals.